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Taberu Japanese Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Decided to go for lunch here after having enjoyed a fantastic meal via Deliveroo a couple of weeks ago. All the food was delicious, especially the soft shell crab temaki wrap and the crispy prawn roll. The white wine was a very reasonable £18 per...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank stickywicks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For just 9.90 gbp during lunch time you get a starter and a main dish. I was pleasantly surprised at how big the portions were. The taste was great as well. I got a gyudon main and 3 pcs. vegetable tempura starter. Although I wish...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Slightly slow, however I do live in Wheatley so the drive is 20 mins. However food is 5 star Thank you!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank JamieJstar13
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Very nice. Very happy table service. Less fishy tho would have been good with the fish rice dish. Would recommend the lunch offer.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank MorganR216
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

So we found this restaurant after reading all the reviews on trip advisor. We chose to go for the starter & main for £9.99. Between two of us we had three starters & three main course dishes. Starters very tasty with loads of flavour, the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank simonpX7990KS
Reviewed August 4, 2019

I previously lived opposite taberu as a student and ate there regularly. I was pleased to discover that the quality of the food has not changed in the time that I have moved away from Oxford. Our feast of sushi, ramen and bento was absolutely...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Shriya P
Z H T, Staff at Taberu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

Hello Shriya, Hope you are having a nice afternoon. It is so good to hear such high praise from a previous regular, we are so happy you enjoyed your meal and that you could not fault it. Thanks for your visit, hope you come again....More

Reviewed July 22, 2019 via mobile

We phoned up to check there were spaces, arrived at 7.45 browsed the menu and had food by 8. I've never had such an efficient food service. The sashimi was so nice and fresh, the yali udon flavoursome, the katsudon scrummy. It out does any...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank emmafreddura
Z H T, Staff at Taberu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

Dear Emma, Thank you so much for your kind review, we really do appreciate this. Our staff always try their best to make sue our customers are served quickly and politely. So glad you enjoyed the Sashimi, Udon and Katsudon. Hope to see you again...More

Reviewed June 6, 2019

Had lunch here with my wife and daughter. Absolutely no complaints about the food. We dined off the £9-99 1+1 lunch menu. Between us we had ramen and pork as mains and chicken starters. The service was prompt, efficient and very friendly. I would definitely...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank John D
Z H T, Staff at Taberu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2019

Dear John, Good afternoon. Thank you for reviewing our restaurant. We are glad you enjoyed your experience and will hopefully see you again. Many thanks, Taberu

Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

A few days in Oxford and we found this place for dinner last night. So, so good. Esp. the Eel Dragon roll. So good we might go there again on our last night.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Elssa21
Z H T, Staff at Taberu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2019

Hi Elssa21, Thank you so for your kind review, we really appreciate it. So glad you enjoyed your visit to our restaurant and liked the eel dragon roll. :) Many thanks, Taberu

Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

We popped in after cinema just for a small bite but we finished with full size dinner! Place has got really nice style, all interior is very stylish and cosy. Staff was very friendly and helpful as were not extremely familiar with Japanese kitchen. All...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Wieczorek-Team
Z H T, Staff at Taberu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2019

Hello Wieczorek, Thank you for your review of our restaurant. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed yourself and like our new plates, it is always nice to hear good feed back. Our staff pride themselves on their service and food. Thank you again...More

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